#4 Kaitlyn Brosco
AS A SENIOR: Appeared in 12 games, starting the final six games of the season … tallied eight goals and 14 assists for 22 points … tied her career high with four goals and five points in her first start of the year, a win over No. 7 Duke … tied another career high with three assists against No. 16 Ohio State and No. 1 Syracuse … registered 18 points in her first five starts, including a four-point effort against No. 1 Syracuse and a five-point (three goals, two assists) gem against High Point in the NCAA Tournament … her 70 career goals, 39 career assists and 109 career points were all highs among active Irish players in 2014 … earned a monogram.
AS A JUNIOR: Appeared in 16 games, starting five … scored eight goals and assisted on 10 others for 18 points … the 10 assists ranked third on the team … opened the season with a goal and two assists in the win at Stanford … chipped in a pair of assists in the win over Duquesne … recorded four points (two goals and two assists) plus a pair of ground balls and a draw control, when Notre Dame beat Villanova … had a goal and an assist at No. 5 Syracuse with a draw control and one ground ball … assisted on three goals, collected two ground balls and caused a pair of turnovers at No. 19 UConn … scored a goal and controlled a draw in the NCAA Tournament game against Stanford … was a 2012-13 Rosenthal Leadership Academy participant … named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star … earned a monogram.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Started all 18 games for the Irish, tallying 22 goals and seven assists … 22 goals and 29 points were fifth on the team … had multi-goal games seven times … scored a goal in six games from Feb. 25 – March 24 and a goal in five games from April 5 – April 21 … scored a goal in six of the eight conference games … scored game-winner against No. 18 Vanderbilt (12-11) on a free position shot with 5:31 left in the game … had three game-winning goals on the year, good for a tie with Lindsay Powell for first on the team … also tied with Powell for first on the team in free position goals with nine … tallied two goals and two assists in a 17-7 win over Duquesne … had a hat trick in an impressive win over No. 10 Ohio State (16-7) … had streak of four games with two or more goals in games against No. 3 Syracuse (10-16), Villanova (18-5), Connecticut (16-9) and No. 18 Vanderbilt (12-11) as the Irish went 3-1 … had three goals against the Huskies, one of two hat tricks on the year … also had two assists against the Commodores … ended year with two goals in the NCAA Tournament against National Champion Northwestern … was a 2011-12 Rosenthal Leadership Academy participant … named to the preseason all-BIG EAST team before the year began … earned a monogram.
AS A FRESHMAN: Made instant impact as a freshman, earning second team West/Midwest all-region honors by the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) and second team all-BIG EAST accolades … played in all 19 games, starting the final 12 at midfield … scored goals in 15 games, including two or more in 11 contests … was second on team in goals (32) and third in points (40) … also had second-highest shot percentage (.478%) of anyone on team with 10 points or more … also chipped in 14 ground balls, 14 draw controls and six caused turnovers … produced torrid three game stretch where she scored 13 points, including 11 goals … had season-best, five point performance at Vanderbilt, tallying a season high four goals and an assist … notched four more goals in the home finale win over Georgetown … closed out three game stretch with three goals and an assist in a 16-15 victory at Louisville … had a key three points (2G, 1A) and two draw controls in a BIG EAST semifinal victory over Georgetown on the Hoyas’ home field … had three goals, four ground balls and two draw controls in an 11-6 victory over Rutgers … opened career with four straight two-goal games against California, Stanford, Northwestern and Duquesne … earned a monogram.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Two-sport standout athlete at Shoreham Wading River High School in Shoreham, N.Y. … played both field hockey and lacrosse for five seasons, making both teams while in eighth grade …three-time all-New York selection in field hockey … three-time U.S. Lacrosse All-American in lacrosse … was an academic All-American in both sports following her senior year … two-time team captain in field hockey while serving as team captain in lacrosse as a senior … helped lacrosse team to four New York State “C” Championships … was most valuable player of the 2009 state championship game … as a senior in 2010, led team in scoring with 67 goals and 37 assists for 104 points … finished career ranked second in goals, assists and points at Shoreham Wading River … four-time all-conference selection in lacrosse … selected to the 2010 Under Armour All-American game where she was selected most valuable player after scoring a single-game record six goals … participated in the Champions Challenge in the summer of 2010 with current teammates Molly Shawhan and Margaret Smith … ranked third among the top 25 incoming freshmen in the nation by Inside Lacrosse Magazine … played club lacrosse for the Yellow Jackets lacrosse club … selected all-New York State three consecutive years in field hockey … three-time all-Conference selection in field hockey and three-time team most valuable player … full name is Kaitlyn Carroll Brosco … daughter of James and Patricia Brosco … has one brother, Trevor … born in Shoreham, New York … enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business and is majoring in finance … also enrolled in the College of Arts & Letters and is pursuing a supplementary major in computer applications.
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